Embrace the future of economic development education with EDA.
Our commitment to your success is stronger than ever, and we're thrilled to unveil exciting enhancements in 2024.
We're introducing a user-friendly online platform designed for seamless navigation. Whether you prefer instructor-led sessions, flexible asynchronous learning, or the energy of in-person engagement – we've got you covered!
At EDA, we understand the pulse of economic development.
Our courses go beyond traditional learning, offering practical insights and real-world applications.
Your journey starts here!
Gain practical insights for community economic development!
The Introductory and Advanced courses in our Community Economic Development Training Program (CEDTP) are tailored for decision-makers, business/community members, and support staff. Earn 5 points per course, applicable to the nationally and internationally recognized Certified Economic Developer (EcD) designation.
We have partnered with the University of Calgary- Faculty of Continuing Education. Enroll in the Professional Management Certificate- Economic Developers for enhanced post-secondary training.
Navigate specific challenges with our Economic Development for Elected Officials Course designed to address specific challenges faced by elected officials.
Fuel your education with EDA’s Professional Development Fund. Members receive financial support to advance their knowledge in economic development. Sign in with your EDA Member user email and password